SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

Stages Of Dementia Chart - End stage dementia | amOTid.com

Stages Of Dementia Chart - End stage dementia | amOTid.com

How to help the person with "end stage" dementia to eat - Alzheimers Support

How to help the person with "end stage" dementia to eat - Alzheimers Support

Many tools can make chewing easier for the person with "end stage" dementia.

Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals of the

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals of the

Dementia Care Dos & Don’ts: Dealing with Dementia Behavior Problems

Dementia Care Dos and Don'ts: Dealing with Dementia

Infographic: What You Need to Know About Parkinsons Disease - Parkinsons Disease Center - EverydayHealth.com

What You Need to Know About Parkinson's Disease [Infographic]

Infographic: What You Need to Know About Parkinsons Disease - Parkinsons Disease Center - EverydayHealth.com

Alzheimer's Disease affects people in different ways. Rather than focusing on the disease and impairment, we should aim to identify each person's strengths and remaining abilities and find activities to support these. Here are 15 Activities For Late-Stage Alzheimer's Disease.

15 Activities for Late-Stage Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Disease affects people in different ways. Rather than focusing on the disease and impairment, we should aim to identify each person's strengths and remaining abilities and find activities to support these. Here are 15 Activities For Late-Stage Alzheimer's Disease.

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #homesafety #infographic

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #homesafety #infographic

End-Stage Dementia Care for NPs & PAs - Clinical features of end-stage dementia

End-Stage Dementia Care for NPs & PAs - Clinical features of end-stage dementia

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